Gilded metal, brass, steel
Overall: 39 × 5 × 1 1/2 in. (99.1 × 12.7 × 3.8 cm)
Scabbard inscribed; “Presented to Captain Garret Dyckman / by Members of the Baxter Guard. / New York, June, 23rd 1851.”
Presentation sword with straight, double-edged steel and etched designs on obverse and reverse; gilded brass hilt with eagle pommel.
Gift of John Garret Dyckman, Burlington, MA
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